Group members

Visiting Scientist(s)

Kelvin Bates
khbates [at]

Research Associate, Harvard University, 2020-Present
HUCE and NOAA Postdoc, Harvard University, 2017-2020
Postdoc, California Institute of Technology, Summer 2017
PhD, Chemistry, California Institute of Technology, 2017


Postdoctoral Scholar(s)

James Cope
jdcope [at]

PhD, Inorganic Chemistry, Mississippi State University, 2020

M.S., Chemistry, University of Leicester, UK, 2015



Graduate Student(s)

Nicole J. Gross
ngross [at]

Ph.D. Student, Ag. and Environ. Chemistry, UC Davis, anticipated 2026

B.S., Earth Systems Sciences, UC Irvine, 2020


Undergraduate Student(s)

Lillian Tran
lintran [at]

B.S., Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis, anticipated 2022

Project: Aqueous environmental chemistry; e-Cigarette chemistry


Yuejun Zhou
yjnzhou [at]

B.S., Environ. Sci. & Management and Applied Chemistry, UC Davis, anticipated 2023

Project: Atmospheric chamber oxidation



Yichen Li, PhD., Ag and Environmental Chemistry, 2020
Now at: Scientist at Myst Lab (Shenzhen, China)

Karizza A. Abellar, B.S. with highest honors, Chemistry, 2020
Now at: Analyst at Eurofins TestAmerica

Lam Kam Chan, B.S., Environmental Toxicology, 2020
Now at: Graduate student, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Amanda Burns, B.S., Environmental Toxicology, 2020
Now at: Medical school, George Washington University

Guy Burke, M.S., Atmospheric Science, 2020
Now at: Physical Scientist at US EPA

Haley Cavenaugh-Fulton, B.S., Chemistry, 2019
Now at:  Analyst at Genentech

Helena Bayat, B.S., Environmental Toxicology, 2018
Now at: PhD candidate, University of Koblenz and Landau

Khanh Nguyen, M.S., Forensic Science, 2018
Now at: Redwood Toxicology Laboratory

Obin Sturm, B.S., Chemical Engineering, 2017
Now at: Graduate student, TU Berlin and TU Delft